Meagher County, Montana Population 2018

Meagher County, Montana's estimated population is 1,851 with a growth rate of 0.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Meagher County, Montana is the 46th largest county in Montana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,0001498.05%
20171,85190.49%
20161,842231.26%
20151,819-35-1.89%
20141,854-49-2.57%
20131,903160.85%
20121,887100.53%
20111,877-1-0.05%
20101,878593.24%
19901,819-335-15.55%
19802,154321.51%
19702,122-494-18.88%
19602,61653725.83%
19502,079-158-7.06%
19402,237-35-1.54%
19302,272-350-13.35%
19202,622-1,568-37.42%
19104,1901,66465.87%
19002,526-2,223-46.81%
18904,7492,00673.13%
18802,7431,35697.76%
18701,3870.00%

Meagher County, Montana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,916
Some Other Race35
Two or More Races25
American Indian and Alaska Native24

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Meagher County, Montana Population Pyramid 2018

20406080100120 Male Population20406080100120 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Meagher County, Montana Median Age

43.9


Total

46.2


Male

41.4


Female

Meagher County, Montana Adults

There are 1,479 adults, (455 of whom are seniors) in Meagher County, Montana.

Meagher County, Montana Age Dependency

95.3

Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Meagher County, Montana Sex Ratio

Female

1,028

51.40%

Male

972

48.60%

Meagher County, Montana Households and Families

Meagher County, Montana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Meagher County, Montana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male78.6%21.4%
Female77.8%22.2%
Married77.7%22.3%
All70.4%29.6%
Non Family58.9%41.1%

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Meagher County, Montana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7772.5470.4
Married3733.0777.7
Non Family3041.2358.9
Female725.1977.8
Male282.8678.6

3.31

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

8.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Meagher County, Montana Households

Meagher County, Montana Education

Meagher County, Montana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade181.29%
9th to 12th Grade906.47%
High School Graduate58542.09%
Some College30321.80%
Associates Degree1218.71%
Bachelors Degree21215.25%
Graduate Degree614.39%

Meagher County, Montana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3411,240269
Native American2323
Multiple Races1515
Hispanic1144
Other Race7

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 36.36%.

Meagher County, Montana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,280$24,531$17,533
Less Than High School$$31,818$14,306
High School Grad$21,078$23,152$17,981
Some College$16,023$20,694$13,854
Bachelors Degree$29,750$30,313$29,286
Graduate Degree$25,893$60,278$

$21,280

Average Earnings

$24,531

Average Male

$17,533

Average Female

Meagher County, Montana Language

Meagher County, Montana Language by Age

Meagher County, Montana Language

97.19% of Meagher County, Montana residents speak only English, while 2.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.79% of the population.

Meagher County, Montana Poverty

Meagher County, Montana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,85027014.59%
Hispanic824352.44%

15.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.85%

Male Poverty Rate

19.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Meagher County, Montana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Meagher County, Montana is Hispanic, with 52.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Meagher County, Montana is White, with 14.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.78%.

Meagher County, Montana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College24.76%
Less Than High School22.77%
High School8.65%
Bachelors or Greater6.96%

Meagher County, Montana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Employed11.48%
Male Employed10.53%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Meagher County, Montana Income

Meagher County, Montana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,343$48,819
Families$46,442$55,657
Married Families$50,625$
Non Families$25,972$36,315

Meagher County, Montana Marital Status

Meagher County, Montana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Meagher County, Montana Married by Age and Sex

Meagher County, Montana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Meagher County, Montana Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Meagher County, Montana Veterans

Meagher County, Montana Veterans by War

130

Number of Veterans

127

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam83
Korea27
First Gulf War6
World War II3
Second Gulf War3

Meagher County, Montana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7477
75+44
55 to 649
35 to 54
18 to 34

Meagher County, Montana Veterans by Race

Meagher County, Montana Veterans by Education

2.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Meagher County, Montana Employment Status

Meagher County, Montana Employment by Age

60.3%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Meagher County, Montana Employment by Race

Meagher County, Montana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Meagher County, Montana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
White Sulphur Springs937908-29-3.09%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990